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Los Angeles OIC Breakfast of Champions

2015 Honorees

Political Champion

Holly J. Mitchell

Senator Holly J. Mitchell
30th Senate District (View Bio)

Corporate Champion

Cástulo de la Rocha

Cástulo de la Rocha, J.D.
AltaMed Health Services Corporation (View Bio)

2014 Honorees

Political Champion

Curren Price

Councilman Curren Price
City of Los Angeles (View Bio)

Community Champion

Pastor Cecil "Chip" Murray

Pastor Cecil "Chip" Murray (Retired) (View Bio)

Corporate Champion

Darrell Brown

Darrell Brown
U.S. Bank (View Bio)

2013 Honorees

Community Champion

Charles E. Blake Sr.

Charles E. Blake Sr., Presiding Bishop Church of God In Christ
Pastor West Angeles Church

Political Champion

Mayor Eric Garcetti

Mayor Eric Garcetti
Los Angeles, California

Corporate Champion

Noel Massie

Noel Massie, President
United Parcel Services, Central California

2012 Honorees

Political Champion

Michael Peevey

Michael Peevey
President, California Public Utilities Commission
(View Bio)

Corporate Champion

R. Paul Maiden

R. Paul Maiden, PhD.
University of Southern California (USC)
(View Bio)

Community Champion

Carl Terzian

Carl Terzian
Chairman/CEO, Carl Terzian Associates
(View Bio)

2011 Honorees

Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis

Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis, Political Champion (View Bio)

Susan Mallory

Susan Mallory, Northern Trust Bank, Corporate Champion (View Bio)

Jerry West

Jerry West, Community Champion (View Bio)

Ernie Barnes, Jr.

Jim Brown, Don Newcombe Sports Champion Award

2010 Honorees

Congresswoman Laura Richardson

Congresswoman Laura Richardson, Political Champion (View Bio)

Denita Willoughby Donovan Green

Denita Willoughby (View Bio) and Donovan Green (View Bio), Corporate Champions

Dorothy Height

Dorothy Height, Community Champion

Ernie Barnes, Jr.

Ernie Barnes, Jr., Don Newcombe Sports Champion Award (View Bio)

2009 Honorees

Diane Watson

Congresswoman Diane Watson, Political Champion (View Bio)
U.S. House of Representatives

Carl Ballton

Carl Ballton, Corporate Champion (View Bio)
President, Union Bank Foundation
Union Bank

Marc Pollick

Marc Pollick, Community Champion (View Bio)
President/Founder, The Giving Back Fund

Willie Davis

Willie Davis, Don Newcombe Sports Champion
Green Bay Packers

2008 Honorees

Mark Ridley-Thomas
Mark Ridley-Thomas
, Political Champion (View Bio)

Keith A. Drake
Keith A. Drake
, Corporate Champion
Senior Vice President, Business Banking Market Executive
Bank of America

Drew Brees
Drew Brees
, Don Newcombe Sports Champion
Brees Dream Foundation
New Orleans Saints QB

Willis Edwards
Willis Edwards
, Community Champion
Rosa Parks Foundation

Lloyd Felder
Lloyd Felder
, Alumni Champion

2007 Honorees

Karen Bass, Political Champion (View Bio)
Assemblywoman / Majority Leader

Frank Quevedo, Corporate Champion (View Bio)
Southern California Edison

Attorney Connie Rice, Community Champion (View Bio)

Lloyd Felder, Alumni Champion

December 1, 2006 Honorees

Honorable Yvonne B. Burke, Political Champion

Scott London & Mark Hutchins/KPMG, Corporate Champion

Frank McCourt/Los Angeles Dodgers, Sports Champion


Joe Adams/Ray Charles Enterprises, Community Champion

December 2, 2005 Honorees

Honorable Maxine Waters, Political Champion

Rod Spackman/ChevronTexaco, Corporate Champion

Calvin Sweeney/USC/Pittsburgh Steelers, Sports Champion

Councilman Ralph Franklin/Inglewood, California Community Champion

December 3, 2004 Honorees

Jack Kemp

Honorable Jack Kemp, Political Champion

Irv Miller

Irv Miller/Toyota, Corporate Champion

Don Newcombe

Don “Newk” Newcombe, Los Angeles Dodgers Sports Champion

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